Terracycle lawsuit reveals the limits of recyclingPlay
In November, the recycling company TerraCycle and some of its partner corporations, including Coca-Cola, Proctor and Gamble, and Nestle, settled a lawsuit that claimed the TerraCycle labels were misleading and didn't lead to all products being recycled. Terracycle made some changes.
But almost everyone agrees that recycling is a short-term solution to a larger problem: We create too much waste.
WHYY's Alan Yu reports.
This segment aired on December 21, 2021.